Category: The Path of the Master

Spiritual is as Spiritual does

Paying close attention

A look at the 2 Peter 1:3-11 In a world of posturing and virtue signalling it is easy to forget the simplicity of doing good. Being right is of little value if you do not do right. We live in a divided world where it seems that certainty is more important that accuracy. Where a …

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The Return of the King

3rd seal of revelation

I was in Costco picking up supplies recently and it was shocking to see hoarding, empty shelves, and limits on what you could buy. This Covid-19 virus seems to be terrifying everyone. Nevertheless people were polite if cautious and those working the checkout line were making the best of it and were quite cheerful. As …

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The Path is not a Mountain

covered bridge

The path of Jesus is not a mountain to be climbed.It is not desert to cross.It is not a code to be cracked.It is not a puzzle to be solved.It is a love to be lived. Too many times I have approached the journey of following Jesus as if it were through some secret doorway that God moves every night …

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Followers of the Way

the road through a forest

In the first century, Christians were called followers of the “the way”. Now whether this is a play on Jesus’ words that “I am the Way, the Truth, and the Life” I am not sure. What catches my eye in this phrase is the fact they were not known by their beliefs as much as …

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A beginners guide to following the Way

Glacier Park Lake McDonald north view

When Jesus introduced the way of life to the masses he began by describing the heart that is required in the follower. He opened his teaching by declaring: “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.”  Matt 5:3 First and foremost Jesus wanted to let everyone know that the path …

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On Loving – Today

walking the path together

Oh Lord give me more… I need, I need, I want, I want, more, more, more… I have been wondering why there are so many statements and even songs about seemingly unfulfilled desires in modern Christianity. Whether it is more zeal (or passion) or more love or just more of Jesus (whatever that means) one …

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